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TRUVADA

EMTRICITABINE/TENOFOVIR

Truvada (Emtricitabine / Tenofovir) is a combination medication that stops the replication of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) within important cells of the body. Emtricitabine and tenofovir both prevent the virus from taking over normal functions of the cell for its own purposes. Source: Iodine

At a Glance: This Drug in 2014

495K
Medicare Part D Claims

Rank: 345 of 3362

$665M
Retail Cost

Rank: 34 of 3362

58,330
Patients

Rank: 510 of 3362

15,787
Prescribers

Rank: 691 of 3362

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Alternatives:

Atripla Emtriva Viread

Use by state

State Patients Claims Cost
California 8,538 72,199 $98.6M
Florida 7,843 66,247 $87.4M
New York 6,932 58,961 $77.3M
Texas 4,232 31,332 $43.9M
Pennsylvania 2,418 20,207 $26.6M
Georgia 2,361 17,634 $22.4M
North Carolina 2,140 15,998 $21.4M
Illinois 1,988 15,316 $21.4M
New Jersey 1,743 14,488 $19.1M
Massachusetts 1,856 14,457 $19.5M
Maryland 1,577 11,841 $15.8M
Ohio 1,401 10,582 $14.2M
Washington 1,053 9,178 $12M
Michigan 1,132 9,008 $12.2M
South Carolina 1,056 8,992 $11.9M
Louisiana 1,114 8,467 $11.2M
Tennessee 1,041 8,026 $10.9M
Missouri 826 6,961 $9.33M
Alabama 888 6,896 $9.14M
Virginia 953 6,859 $9.55M
District of Columbia 1,037 6,735 $8.96M
Arizona 816 6,282 $8.68M
Colorado 752 5,870 $7.55M
Connecticut 755 5,609 $7.4M
Indiana 663 4,872 $6.97M
Wisconsin 578 4,656 $6.3M
Oregon 588 4,369 $6.52M
Minnesota 476 3,733 $5.12M
Nevada 422 3,298 $4.36M
Kentucky 416 3,284 $4.26M
Mississippi 420 3,043 $4.04M
Arkansas 312 2,529 $3.27M
Oklahoma 306 2,267 $2.98M
New Mexico 251 1,919 $2.59M
Rhode Island 247 1,887 $2.5M
Kansas 216 1,845 $2.41M
Delaware 225 1,773 $2.4M
Hawaii 206 1,619 $2.32M
Iowa 183 1,460 $1.95M
Maine 192 1,454 $2.18M
Utah 186 1,371 $1.9M
West Virginia 181 1,307 $1.72M
New Hampshire 159 1,117 $1.52M
Idaho 101 735 $1.02M
Nebraska 84 674 $932K
Montana 83 575 $786K
Vermont 60 452 $626K
Alaska 41 330 $389K
South Dakota 39 265 $357K
North Dakota 34 256 $337K
Wyoming 18 156 $208K
About This Data

Prescribing data from Medicare’s prescription drug benefit, known as Part D, was compiled and released by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the federal agency that oversees the program. The data for 2014 includes more than 1.4 billion prescriptions written by more than 1.3 million doctors, nurses and other providers. This database lists about 428,000 of those providers who wrote 50 or more prescriptions for at least one drug that year. Almost three-fourths of these prescriptions went to patients 65 and older; the rest were for disabled patients. Methodology »

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Top prescribers for TRUVADA

Provider Medicare Claims City State
AMY SITAPATI MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled1,678

WASHINGTON

District of Columbia

BARRY RODWICK M. D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled1,274

CLEARWATER

Florida

AKINWALE OLATOSI M.B.B.S

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled986

CAMDEN

South Carolina

MARCIA SENTENO MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled955

LONG BEACH

California

DELIA BULLOCK M.D.

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled926

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

RAFAEL MARTINEZ M.D.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled861

SAN ANTONIO

Texas

NOAH LEE D.O.

Family Medicine

Claims Filled835

OAKLAND PARK

Florida

JOSEPH GATHE M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled822

HOUSTON

Texas

JAMES DWYER D.O.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled790

FORT LAUDERDALE

Florida

DEBBIE HAGINS MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled776

SAVANNAH

Georgia

ESTHER SCHUMANN MD

Family Medicine

Claims Filled757

FORT LAUDERDALE

Florida

IAN MCNICHOLL PHARM.D., BCPS

Pharmacist, Pharmacotherapy

Claims Filled745

SAN FRANCISCO

California

ALIREZA FARABI MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled728

LAS VEGAS

Nevada

ELLEN KITCHELL MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled720

DALLAS

Texas

STEVEN KLEMOW M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled688

ADDISON

Texas

STEVEN SCHEIBEL M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled683

SAN FRANCISCO

California

ROBERTO ORTIZ MD

General Practice

Claims Filled667

ORLANDO

Florida

GERALD PIERONE MD

Claims Filled657

VERO BEACH

Florida

MICHAEL GOTTLIEB MD

Internal Medicine

Claims Filled646

LOS ANGELES

California

THOMAS POIRIER M.D.

Specialist

Claims Filled645

GAINESVILLE

Florida

JOHN NEMECEK MD

General Practice

Claims Filled641

HOUSTON

Texas

RYAN ZANE MD

Public Health General Preventive Medicine

Claims Filled638

SAN BERNARDINO

California

RUTH NEELY CRNP

Nurse Practitioner

Claims Filled632

SCRANTON

Pennsylvania

JEFFREY LAUER MD

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled627

JACKSONVILLE

Florida

SHARI KLINGER M.D.

Infectious Disease

Claims Filled623

MIAMI BEACH

Florida